I am a newby considering setting up the following system, but I am concerned whether or not it will work. Can anyone give me some insight?
Macbook pro late 2013 (supports metal 2) with dedicated nvidia GPU. Currently running 10.14. Note that I have thunderbolt 2, and that egpu support is not "officially" supported. You have to enable it like in the following:
To make my system more blender friendly, I was considering something like a RX 580, or maybe vega 56-64 egpu in a thunderbolt 3 chassis.
I would use the following equipment:
Thanks! I'm excited to maybe join the community!
If that machine doesn't support an eGPU it's hard to see how one would work. I'm not a mac hardware expert though. I would go with Apple's recommendation here.